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Watch the Comedy Bang Bang trailer with Amy Poehler, Zach Galifianakis, Andy Samberg and more

Watch the Comedy Bang Bang trailer with Amy Poehler, Zach Galifianakis, Andy Samberg and more

By | May 21, 2012 at 1:42 pm | No comments

Since 2009, Scott Aukerman (Mr. Show, Between Two Ferns) has hosted the Comedy Bang! Bang! (originally Comedy Death-Ray) podcast. The show features Scott and his comedy friends (guests range from lower-profile comedy nerd favorites such as Andy Daly and Harris Wittels to the...

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NBC renews ‘Parks and Recreation’ and ‘Up All Night’

NBC renews ‘Parks and Recreation’ and ‘Up All Night’

By | May 11, 2012 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments

By last night, we knew both 30 Rock and Community had been renewed for new, albeit shortened, seasons. We still didn't know about Parks and Recreation and The Office-- or Up All Night and Whitney, for that matter. Well, now we know Parks and Recreation and Up All Night will...

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Late night guests Rickles, Wright, Arnett and Weinbach offer a history of comedy (Videos)

Late night guests Rickles, Wright, Arnett and Weinbach offer a history of comedy (Videos)

By | October 13, 2011 at 11:25 am | No comments

You might have not noticed Tuesday night, but Don Rickles, Steven Wright, Will Arnett, and Brent Weinbach all made appearances throughout the late night talk show circuit. What you might not have noticed is that within the programming of guests across networks that night lies a...

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Nick Cannon, Jim Belushi headed for new network sitcoms

Nick Cannon, Jim Belushi headed for new network sitcoms

By | August 16, 2011 at 8:03 pm | One comment

Two big stories have just popped up in the TV sitcom world today, and I am cautiously optimistic regarding one. One of the shows I have been looking forward to this Fall is Up All Night; starring Will Arnett, Christina Applegate and Maya Rudolph. The show centers around a couple...

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Ray Romano, James Spader join Gervais, Arnett and more in The Office finale

By | April 5, 2011 at 9:43 pm | One comment

As most of you know, The Office is ending its seventh glorious season on May 19. Most of you probably also know that Will Ferrell has been cast as Steve Carell's non-permanent replacement (watch the video) as he'll enjoy a multi-episode stint on the NBC hit. Still others might...

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Punchline Magazine analysis: the rise of comedian on comedian programming

By | April 4, 2011 at 11:11 am | 4 comments

Late last week, HBO dropped a teaser for their new behind-the-curtain comedy special, Talking Funny (see video below) which features such astronomically big names as Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock, Louis C.K. and Ricky Gervais simply sitting in a room chatting about their...

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Will Arnett starring with Christina Applegate in NBC comedy pilot

By | March 31, 2011 at 12:51 pm | No comments

Fresh off the unfortunate demise of Fox’s Running Wilde, Will Arnett is back in the network television club. He’ll be starring opposite Christina Applegate in an NBC single camera comedy pilot executive produced by Saturday Night Live's Lorne Michaels and written by Emily...

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David Koechner chats with Sarah Silverman, Kristen Bell, more for College Humor series

By | March 7, 2011 at 7:31 pm | No comments

You can pretty much do anything you want on the Internet, which is why – these days, anyway – I prefer a good web series to a regular old TV series. “Always Open with David Koechner” is no different. Each episode is a three-minute chat with a different comedian, actor...

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Aziz Ansari, Will Arnett, Ed Helms, more join for Malaria No More viral video campaign

By | October 18, 2010 at 1:01 pm | No comments

We’ve heard of celebrities banding together before in support of a common cause, most notably perhaps with “We Are the World” and its remake for the Haiti disaster. Now a select group of comedians and actors have added their talents to the Malaria No More campaign, which...

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